I was recently sitting around the campfire while camping with some friends, and as it typically does, the conversation turned to RVs. One friend mentioned that he had studied RVs at length before he purchased one himself. He had looked at RVs built by the same manufacturer as my travel trailer and discounted that manufacturer, […]
Many RVers are concerned about their RV being stolen from the boondocks while they are out exploring away from camp for the day. As I have shared in past posts, you are highly unlikely to be a victim of crime in the boondocks as criminals are opportunists applying their trade where there is ample opportunity. […]
Owners of towable RVs—including travel trailers and fifth wheels—can no longer write off the interest on their RV loan as a tax deduction. In December 2017, the House passed a new tax reform bill that will benefit the growing RV industry. However, the bill modified the definition of motor vehicle by taking out specific references […]
Want to get where you’re going in one piece? If you own a trailer or want to buy one, pay attention to these four tips to avoid a trailer sway wreck.
Wildcat Trailers – a division of Indiana-based Forest River Inc. – has recently announced a new mid-range, travel trailer line and after learning about its construction with a long list of standards, the company seems to be on the right path of providing RVers with a reliable series available at a competitive price point. The […]
When most people see a rusty RV parked on cinderblocks in a grassy field, they usually don’t say to themselves, “Now that one’s a winner!” But in Colorado there’s one real estate agent who does and she’s having a ball giving old trailers new life with modern RVers who crave all things vintage. “I love […]
Since the company’s inception more than six decades ago, Airstream has been providing distinguished trailer designs to a variety of consumers–from RV enthusiasts to rock stars and politicians. The popularity of these models has withstood the test of time, as the company rolls out new models with cutting edge designs and innovative features every year. […]
Wholesale shipments continued to perform strong in the final quarter of 2015 with November monthly totals hitting their highest level in ten years at 27,329 units, an increase of 3.9 percent above November 2014, the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA) recently reported. With shipments tracked by the RVIA, total RV shipments (year-to-date) grew to 346,221 […]